Archive for 2018

December 19th, 2018

Applications invited for Parent Governor role

Dear Parents / Carers, I am writing to inform you of a vacancy for the role of Parent Governor on the School’s Board of Governors. The role of Governor is an interesting, rewarding and worthwhile one. The Board of Governors provides strategic direction and leadership in addition to ensuring robust accountability, oversight and assurance for […]

December 14th, 2018

Changes to junior travel

December 13th, 2018

School will close on Friday 21st December 2018 at 12pm

School will close on Friday 21st December 2018 at 12pm and we look forward to welcoming pupils back on Monday 7th January 2019 at 8.30am – let’s start the new year as we mean to carry on with 100% attendance and 100% punctuality!

December 12th, 2018

Year 7 Basketball

Our Year 7s embarked on their 2nd basketball fixture of the season tonight, playing St Ambrose College. The score line didn’t reflect the efforts from the team with the final numbers on the board recording a loss of 8-30; however Mrs Bailey who was coaching the team (alongside the star of the week Year 8 […]

November 28th, 2018

Stretford High School Win the Heartsafe UK Education Award 2018

Stretford High School won the Heartsafe Uk Education award for 2018 (beating schools from all around the country) for the successful delivery of a whole school First Aid programme. This programme was delivered through Everything Else and the award was presented at an awards evening held at the Hilton in October.

November 12th, 2018

Remembrance Sunday

Liaba, Lovepreet and Alisha presented the school fantastically today at the Remembrance parade. They all looked so smart and read the prayers beautifully.

November 7th, 2018


IN LOVING MEMORY of HAJRA SIDAT We are all, pupils, staff and Governors at Stretford High School, devastated by the loss of Hajra – but we also consider ourselves to be very blessed because we were lucky enough to know her. Hajra was a wonderful young person –a gifted artist, hardworking, dedicated and determined – she never gave up on […]

November 6th, 2018

Funeral for Hajra Sidat

6th November 2018 Dear Parents/Carers, Following on the tragic news of the death of Year 9 student Hajra Sidat and her parents, I am writing to let you know that the funeral will take place at 11am on Wednesday, 7th November at Southern Cemetery, Chorlton-Cum-Hardy. I know that Hajra and her family are well loved […]

November 5th, 2018

Letter from the Headteacher – 5th November

Dear Parents & Carers, I am writing to share some very sad news with you. A Stretford High Year 9 pupil, Hajra Sidat, was involved in a car crash on Sunday 4th November just after midnight. She was travelling home with her mum, dad, older sister and her cousin.An ambulance was called but sadly Hajra […]

October 18th, 2018

NHS Next Move Event

In partnership with the NHS, MU Foundation devised an educational, interactive experience for Year 9 students. The day aimed to stimulate thinking about employ-ability opportunities within the NHS and pathways towards employment. Additionally, the event helped to prepare pupils to make informed decisions about their future. Overview 12 Stretford High School students 6 interactive workshops […]